Barmy Fridays At Borough Care

Barmy Fridays At Borough Care Borough Care, Stockport’s largest not-for-profit provider of care for older people, is offering staff and visiting healthcare professionals a complimentary bacon, sausage or egg barm every Friday morning. The catering…


Dorchester care home, Maiden Castle House, proud to retain CQC ‘Good’ rating

Dorchester care home, Maiden Castle House, proud to retain CQC ‘Good’ rating Care South’s Maiden Castle House care home in Dorchester has retained its ‘Good’ rating in all areas of its most recent CQC (Care Quality Commission)…


Optalis brings the glitz and glamour of Hollywood to Wokingham

Optalis brings the glitz and glamour of Hollywood to Wokingham Optalis, a local social care provider, worked with customers to put on a night to remember earlier this month. Around 180 people, dressed to the nines in formal evening attire, attended…


Farmyard animals visit veterans at military care home

Farmyard animals visited veterans at military care home Residents at The Royal Star & Garter Home in Surbiton have been visited by an array of farmyard animals. On the 26 July, around 25 pigs, goats, donkeys, geese, ducks and chicks were…


Local letter writing initiative brings joy to Somerset Care residents

Local letter writing initiative delivers joy to Frith House residents Local Somerset Care home, Frith House, played host to the launch of a new writing initiative designed to help people in the community who may be lonely, isolated or vulnerable.…


Borough Care Homes celebrate being rated Good by CQC

All Borough Care Homes Rated Good By CQC All of Borough Care’s homes for older people are rated as ‘good’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the independent regulator of health and social care in England. This…


Care and support at King’s Lynn housing with care scheme is rated outstanding

Tenants, families and staff are celebrating after inspectors from the Care Quality Commission gave Lisbon Court an outstanding rating in a recent visit. There are 30 flats at the housing with care scheme on Galyon Road in King’s Lynn where tenants…


NCF welcomes The Fed into membership

We are delighted for The Fed  to join us and look forward to working with them in the future. The Fed is the leading social care charity for the Greater Manchester Jewish Community. Community Advice and Support: Whatever your age, wherever you live…


Kate Silver named Director of People at The Royal Star & Garter Homes

The Royal Star & Garter Homes has appointed Kate Silver as its Director of People. Kate will start in her new role on 19 August, replacing Director of Human Resources Siobhan Creighton, who is retiring after almost two decades with the Charity.…


Primary school raises hundreds for military care home

Primary school raises hundreds for military care home Pupils at a primary school have taken part in a sponsored run and raised nearly £700 for The Royal Star & Garter Homes, which will go towards a minibus appeal at the Charity’s Home in High…